The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 226 244 232
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 8 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.057% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.13% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 11
Average salary £22,000 £43,250 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £30,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.83% -16.66%
Lotus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2876 3074 3327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.88% 44.09% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2289 2439 2819
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lotus
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region.

Lotus Salary Trend in the North West

Lotus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 6 £25,000 -58.33% 4
Cheshire -2 1 £18,500 -30.18%
Lancashire - 1 £22,000 - 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus.

1 23 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 12 (52.17%) Dell
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco
3 11 (47.83%) IBM
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
4 10 (43.48%) Advertising
4 10 (43.48%) Lync
4 10 (43.48%) IronPort
4 10 (43.48%) AirWatch
5 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
5 9 (39.13%) MS Office
5 9 (39.13%) ITIL
6 8 (34.78%) HP
7 7 (30.43%) Service Management
7 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
7 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 7 (30.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (30.43%) SLA
7 7 (30.43%) OpenView
7 7 (30.43%) MCP
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 4 (17.39%) Local Government
9 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
10 3 (13.04%) SCCM
10 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.04%) DNS

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
3 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
3 10 (43.48%) Lync
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
General
1 10 (43.48%) Advertising
2 4 (17.39%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) French Language
3 1 (4.35%) Norwegian Language
3 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Swedish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Messaging Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Service Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.35%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) MCP
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) AirWatch
2 7 (30.43%) OpenView
2 7 (30.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (13.04%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Dell
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) IBM
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) IronPort
4 8 (34.78%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Sun
7 1 (4.35%) Websense
7 1 (4.35%) SAP
7 1 (4.35%) LANDesk